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Seeing Beyond Reflection

Stories of Hope, Empowerment and Independence

Marty: You Are Not Alone

Marty at home

Marty says of her experience with Lighthouse, “Knowing that you’re not alone. There’s other people out there, more than you think, that have eye problems.”

Click here to read or watch Marty’s story.

Brianna’s Bright Future

Brianna was diagnosed with Retinopathy of prematurity 18 years ago. But the loss of vision hasn’t stopped her from living life to the fullest. 

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Greg: Nothing for Granted

Heather, Hayden and Greg

Greg was newly married when plans were disrupted by a diagnosis of Stargardt’s Disease. He adjusted with training from Lighthouse.

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“Lighthouse gave me a new lease on life. I was able to redefine and reinvent myself.” – Ray H.

Read or watch other stories of hope and empowerment

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